Postgraduate Certificate in Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Purdue University Global

Program Details

Earn your Postgraduate Certificate and advance your career as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner through Purdue University Global online.  This program is designed for NP’s with a master’s degree pursuing careers as PMHNP’s with the authority to assess, diagnose, treat and manage patients.  Online mental health nurse practitioner programs will cover topics including but not limited to:

  • Diagnosis and management
  • Individual, group, and family psychotherapy
  • Pharmacology

This postgraduate certificate prepares students for acute and primary care in settings from hospitals to mental health centers, private settings, prisons, and more.  Build your skills in collaborative practices, critical thinking, consultation, culturally sensitive care, and other essential qualities expected of psychiatric nurse practitioners today.  Work towards a rapidly expanding career path working with highly sensitive cases and provide a positive effect to the competitive and challenging healthcare industry through Purdue University Global online.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Purdue University Global is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Criminal Background Check

Restricted States

Arizona, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Iowa, Louisiana, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Tennessee, Utah, Washington, West Virginia